Oriens Award

Fellows and Residents are invited to apply for the EAST Oriens Award for Careers in Trauma.  Applicants must currently be in Fellowship or Residency (not to be completed before June 2015) to be eligible to apply.  All applicants must submit a personal statement (one page maximum) on "This is why I want a career in trauma".  One Fellow and one Resident award winner will be named. 

Essays must be anonymous. Information that identifies the author is not allowed. Do not include your name in the essay document (headers and footers included). Please do not use your name as the file name for your essay document.

Applications for the 2015 award are now open. The application deadline is October 31, 2014.  Recipients of the 2015 Award will be notified in November, 2014.

Apply and submit your essay

One Fellow and One Resident award winner will be named. Each will receive: 
* Complimentary registration to the 28th EAST Annual Scientific Assembly
* Up to $1500 reimbursement for lodging and travel related expenses to the EAST Annual Scientific Assembly (restrictions apply).
* The Fellow winner will be invited to give an oral presentation of his/her winning essay at the 2015 EAST Oriens Award Session held during the EAST Annual Scientific Assembly

The 2015 Keynote Speaker will be Timothy C. Fabian, MD, FACS.


Past Award Recipients & Keynote Speakers

Year

Award Recipient

Keynote Speaker
2010

Albert Chi, MD
View winning essay

L.D. Britt, MD, MPH, FACS

2011 Joseph V. Sakran, MD, MPH
View winning essay
David V. Feliciano, MD, FACS
2012 Jason J. Schrager, MD, FACS
View winning essay
Donald D. Trunkey, MD, FACS
2013 Charity Evans, MD
View winning essay
C. William Schwab, MD, FACS
2014 Fellow Winner

Roseanna Guzman-Curtis, MD, MPH

View Winning Essay

Grace S. Rozycki, MD, MBA, FACS

View Kenote Address

2014 Resident Winner

Joshua G. Corsa, MD, NREMT-P

View Winning Essay

Grace S. Rozycki, MD, MBA, FACS

View Keynote Address

Please direct any questions to the EAST Administrative Offices at 312-202-5508 or by email at managementoffice@east.org